IRW 115: Integrated Reading and Writing

Academic* Research Databases

Academic OneFile

Provides millions of articles from scholarly journals and other authoritative sources with extensive coverage in key subject areas, such as biology, chemistry, criminal justice, economics, environmental science, history, marketing, political science, and psychology.

General OneFile

Provides access to an unprecedented number of general reference magazines and periodicals in a single resource. This database is useful to users conducting general reference searches, business searches, and current event research. The addition of a browse-by-subject feature allows users to easily view content of interest on the most popular and most-searched topics within several distinct categories, including news, current events, health, and computers and technology.

Gale OneFile: News

Provides access to major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world. News also includes thousands of images, radio, and TV broadcasts, and transcripts.
Opposing ViewpointsProvides access to contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Resources include topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

*How to access these databases outside of Jefferson

MLA (Modern Language Association) Citation Resources

Demo's Guide to MLA Citation

A MLA citation style guide book specifically for Jefferson students.

OSLIS MLA Citation Maker

Free and easy to use citation maker.
MLA Citation Tutorial